Less than half an inch of rain fell on the Twin Cities this month. And the first week of October doesn't promise to be much different.
Updated: September 29, 2012, - 08:52 PM
Autumn forecast - and winter, too - calls for warmer than usual, and for the drought to continue.
Updated: September 20, 2012, - 11:12 PM
The 'heating season' has begun in the Twin Cities.
Updated: September 19, 2012, - 09:07 PM
With 44 percent of the state in drought status, there's little soil moisture to give next year's crops a start.
Updated: September 17, 2012, - 06:35 AM
The film, "Tornado Alley," combines storm chasing with science and the awe of nature's power. Wadena gets a starring role.
Updated: September 11, 2012, - 11:01 PM
Machine harvesters, however, will ensure there's no shortage.
Updated: September 07, 2012, - 09:04 PM
Temperatures might be running in the 80s and 90s, but in some ways autumn is already here.
Updated: August 31, 2012, - 10:46 PM
With expected highs in the 90s Thursday, precautions are being put in place to cope. Large misting areas will be set up at the fair should the heat index reach 100 degrees or more for three hours.
Updated: August 30, 2012, - 07:00 AM
A second sweltering July was the breaking point for many. To deal with another warm summer, Minnesotans found a plug-in adaptation.
Updated: August 18, 2012, - 07:22 PM